Name: Nicosia city
Transcribed name: Kasaba-i Lefkoşa
Category: town (kasaba)
Administrative dependency: Subprovince of Cyprus
Ottoman legal status of population: mixed
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 373,020.00
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
2,880.0 10.0 367,230.0 2,900.0
0.8% 0.0% 98.4% 0.8%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
Dependent locations:
Modern name Ottoman name Value Percentage
Nicosia city (This record) 2,220 0.60%
Faneromeni Quarter Faneromeni 63,150 16.93%
Agios Antonios Quarter Aya Anton 46,995 12.60%
Agios Ioannis Quarter Aya Yani 54,480 14.61%
Kafesli Kafesli 21,050 5.64%
Agios Kassianos Quarter Aya Kaşano 14,855 3.98%
Agios Loukas Quarter Aya Luka 15,525 4.16%
Agios Savvas Quarter Aya Sava 30,995 8.31%
Ermeniyan Ermeniyan 39,700 10.64%
Tripiotis Quarter [Mahalle-i] Baş 81,550 21.86%
Arab Ahmet Quarter Arab Ahmed Paşa 2,500 0.67%
Taht-el-kale Quarter Taht-ı Kale 0 0.00%
Abdi Çavuş Paşa Abdi Çavuş Paşa 0 0.00%
Legend: Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
Subprovince of Cyprus:
551.00
20,052.00
2.7%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
6.00
462.00
1.3%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
1,077.00
24,940.00
4.3%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
1,110.00
25,232.00
4.4%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
9.00
40,177.00
0.0%
Land (area in dönüm)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
20.00
580,135.54
0.0%
Land (value in kuruş)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
2,880.00
10,418,410.18
0.0%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
1.00
16,494.00
0.0%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
626.00
24,827.00
2.5%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
1.00
198,070.00
0.0%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
646.00
26,834.00
2.4%
Trees (value in kuruş)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
10.00
2,428,941.00
0.0%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
367,230.00
5,966,619.50
6.2%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
2.00
16,552.00
0.0%
Animals (number)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
9.00
212,455.00
0.0%
Animals (value in kuruş)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
2,900.00
4,485,358.00
0.1%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
373,020.00
23,300,128.68
1.6%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Wife of blue dyer Acı Avril son of Luka
Tripiotis Quarter 600.00
Blue dyer Acı Avril son of Luka
Tripiotis Quarter 0.00
Acı Filahti son of Dana'il
Tripiotis Quarter 1,000.00
Nikola son of father Anton
Tripiotis Quarter 500.00
Pharmacist Anton son of Anastas
Tripiotis Quarter 1,500.00
Pharmacist Acı Hristoduli son of İstefano
Tripiotis Quarter 1,500.00
Sister of jeweler Acı Yanni son of Françesko
Tripiotis Quarter 1,700.00
Jeweler Acı Yanni son of Françesko
Tripiotis Quarter 0.00
Wife of grocer Solomo son of Hristofi
Tripiotis Quarter 500.00
Grocer Solomo son of Hristofi
Tripiotis Quarter 0.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 9 20.00 2,880.00
002   land with vegetation 7 19.00 2,800.00
003   non tree crops 2 15.00 560.00
004   vineyard 2 15.00 560.00
005   vineyard (bağ) 2 15.00 560.00
006   fields, gardens and similar 5 4.00 2,240.00
007   garden (bağçe) 4 4.00 2,200.00
008   deserted field (hâli tarla) 1 0.00 40.00
009   other land use 1 1.00 30.00
010   enclosed land (fırahti) 1 1.00 30.00
011   land without vegetation 1 0.00 50.00
012   barren field (kiraç tarla) 1 0.00 50.00
013   deserted plot (hâli̇ arsa) 1 0.00 50.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 1 1 10.00
002   olive trees 1 1 10.00
003   olive trees (zeyti̇n eşcâri) 1 1 10.00
004   plateau olive trees (ova zeyti̇ni̇) 1 1 10.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 626 646 367,230.00
002   house (hane) 584 589 337,680.00
003   other house (diğer hane) 20 20 11,550.00
004   house with garden (hane ma' bağçe) 1 1 800.00
005   house with road (ma-yol hane) 1 1 450.00
006   other ruined house (diğer viran hane) 1 1 200.00
007   house endowed as vakıf to church (kiliseye vakıf hane) 3 3 2,700.00
008   islamic endowment house (vakıf hane) 1 1 500.00
009   house endowed as vakıf to monastery (manastıra vakıf hane) 1 1 1,000.00
010   shop (dükkan) 42 57 29,550.00
011   olive oil shop (yağcı dükkanı) 1 1 1,000.00
012   rented shop (kiracı dükkanı) 1 1 1,000.00
013   shops (dekakin) 1 3 1,200.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 2 9 2,900.00
002   horse (bargi̇r) 1 6 1,200.00
003   mare (kisrak) 1 6 1,200.00
004   mule (katir) 1 3 1,700.00
This record was last edited on: Sept. 13, 2021, 8:09 p.m.
Geography Department of Harokopio University and Sylvia Ioannou Foundation (2021).. Economy, environment and landscape in the Cypriot longue durée: The 1832/33 Ottoman Property Survey of Cyprus. Geographic Location: Nicosia city. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/6193/ on 25/06/2022.
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